CIHT Transportation Professional of the Year




This award recognises a CIHT member who has made an excellent contribution to the Highways and Transportation profession this year and demonstrates the values of CIHT. This will be awarded to a member of CIHT who has shown awareness of and engagement with the issues facing the sector and through their actions as a role model has delivered positive change for the profession and society. The award is a celebration of the successful role models progressing the profession through professionalism and innovative thinking.

CIHT’s Values are:

  • Professional
  • Inclusive
  • Collaborative
  • Progressive


Key Dates

  • Open for entries – Monday 16 December 2019
  • Deadline for Entries - Friday 28 February 2020
  • Shortlist announced – W/C 23 March 2020
  • Awards Dinner Open ticket sales – W/C 23 March 2020
  • Awards Dinner – Thursday 11 June 2020



  • This award is open to nominated CIHT members throughout highways and transportation
  • You cannot nominate yourself
  • Submissions must be under 1,000 words


Assessment Criteria

  • Professionalism: has consistently demonstrated personal values and working practices that are a credit to the highways and transportation sector
  • Innovation: has used innovative approaches, working practices or technologies to enhance their work.
  • Role model: has provided an example to peers or colleagues in terms of working practices, attitude and giving back to the sector
  • Measurable success: has delivered clear benefits and can demonstrate personal development to enhance their ability to succeed in future.
  • How the candidate demonstrates CIHT values



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